Mr., Mrs. Wayne Newton observe 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Newton, Montoursville, observed their 60th anniversary Feb. 6, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. Joseph Law at Redeemer Lutheran Church. They are members of Bethany Lutheran Church, Montoursville.

Mrs. Newton, the former Audrey Jane Snyder, is a native of Sunbury. She is the daughter of the late Ann and C. Robert Snyder. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1951. She is employed by L.L. Stearns and Neece Paper Co., as a merchandising officer.

Mr. Newton, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Dorothy and Arthur Newton. He graduated from Williamsport High School in 1951, Lock Haven University in 1959, and Bucknell University, Lewisburg, in 1968. He also attended University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; Brown University, Providence R.I.; and Penn State University. He served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He retired in 1991 from Williamsport Area High School, as a principal and math teacher.

They are the parents of two daughters, Patty Jo Bower, Montoursville, and Sherry Kay Sandt, Phoenixville, and a son, Robert S., Montoursville.

There are four grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

In honor of their anniversary, a family dinner was hosted by their children, at Clouds Restaurant, Montoursville.